Cessna Latitude. A photo. Characteristics
Cessna Latitude. A photo. Characteristics.

Cessna Latitude. A photo. Characteristics.


Cessna Latitude (Cessna 680A) - medium-sized business aircraft American Aircraft Corporation Cessna, production of which began in 2014 year and continues today.


A photoCessna Latitude


Development of the aircraft Cessna Latitude began in 2011 year, while the American aircraft manufacturers set out to create not only a full-fledged business jet, but also really inexpensive, but at the same time high-quality aircraft, able to compete with aircraft Bombardier LearJet and aircrafts of other competing aircraft construction corporations.

On board the aircraft administration can accommodate up to 9 passengers, which is well suited to the majority of potential customers. To control the aircraft requires two pilots, although initially it was assumed that one member of the crew will be more than enough to ensure a safe flight.


Cessna Latitude photo


The fuselage of the aircraft Cessna Latitude is an all-metal, in this case, the size of the aircraft exceeds the dimensions of the model Cessna Citation XLS +Which has become quite popular at the time, the price of the aircraft was lower - according to official information, the list price of the aircraft as of mid-year 2015 16,5 delivers up to millions of dollars, which strongly attracts future customers.

The cabin is very spacious, with it, the interior can get off according to customer requirements, or else on the basis of a number of already developed complete sets and options.

As the power plant on the aircraft Cessna Latitude are two turbofan engines Pratt Whitney Canada PW306D1, provide in the aggregate amount of thrust 51,2 kN, which in turn allows the aircraft to accelerate to speeds in 826 km \ h (cruising flight speed), to make flights to heights up to 14 thousand meters, and cover distances in more than 5200 kilometers.


cockpitCessna Latitude


One of the distinguishing features of administrative aircraft Cessna Latitude is a cross-shaped tail, providing better maneuverability and controllability of the aircraft. Previously, such a construction of the tail is rarely used in the aircraft of the American corporation Cessna, but thanks to a number of improvements, new tail part has become more efficient in carrying out missions.

It is expected that the release of the aircraft Cessna Latitude, also known as Cessna 680A, will be up to 2020 years, with American aircraft manufacturers are planning to raise at least 350 aircraft of this model, and, even before the release of the aircraft, American aircraft manufacturers received an order for 200 supply units, which in turn shows the popularity of the new business jet, the development and production of which took only about 4 years.


Specifications Cessna Latitude.


  • Crew: 2 person;
  • Passenger: 9 people;
  • aircraft Length: 18,97 m .;
  • Wingspan: 22,05 m .;
  • Plane Height: 6,38 m .;
  • Weight of empty aircraft: 8,46 t .;
  • Payload: 5,51 t .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 13,97 t .;
  • Cruising speed: 826 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 875 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 5278 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 14000 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: turbofan;
  • Powerplant: 2 × Pratt Whitney Canada PW306D1;
  • Link: 2 × 25,6 kN.


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